Sustainability Degree 4-Year Plan

The 4-Year Plan is a model for completing your Sustainability degree in a timely manner. The plan below is one of several possible ways for you to complete the Sustainability degree. Your individualized plan may look different if you have already fulfilled some requirements. Check your Financial Aid as it may require additional term credits for full-time funding. You must complete all university and program requirements successfully to complete this degree (GPA, 120 credits, LASC, WI, residency).

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  • Program: Bachelor of Science: Sustainability
  • Total Credits: 120
  • Catalog: 2021-2022

First Year: Fall 2021-Spring 2022

Curriculum Course Course Title Credits
Fall 2021 (1st Fall)
Core Requirement: LASC Goal 2 SUST 200 Nature of Sustainability 3
Related Requirement: LASC Goal 4 MATH 127 College Algebra 3
First-Year Experience Course FYE 101 First Year Experience 1
LASC Goal 1B ENGL 101 English Composition 3
Restricted Elective: LASC Goal 3 GEOS 115/117 or BIOL 370   4
Total Credits: 14
Spring 2022 (1st Spring)
Core Requirement: LASC Goal 3 and 10 PSCI 378 Energy and the Environment 3
LASC Goal 1A COMM 100 Speech Communication 3
Minor/Second major elective:     3
Minor/Second major elective:     3
Minor/Second major elective:     3
Total Credits: 15

 

Second Year: Fall 2022-Spring 2023

Curriculum Course Course Title Credits
Fall 2022 (2nd Fall)
Core Requirement: LASC Goal 6 and 10 ENGL 407 Big City, Big Impact 3
Recommended Course: LASC Goal 7 GEOS 111 Cultures and Religions (Recommended) 3
Sustainability major elective:     3
Minor/Second major elective:     3
Minor/Second major elective:     3
Total Credits: 15
Spring 2023 (2nd Spring)
Core Requirement: LASC Goal 6 WS 330 Gender, Justice, Environment 3
Sustainability major elective:     3
LASC Goal 5     3
Minor/Second major elective:     3
Minor/Second major elective:     3
Total Credits: 15

 

Third Year: Fall 2023-Spring 2024

Curriculum Course Course Title Credits
Fall 2023 (3rd Fall)
Core Requirement: LASC Goal 5/10/WI for major HIST 379 Environmental History 3
Sustainability major elective:     3
Minor/Second major elective:     3
Minor/Second major elective:     3
Minor/Second major elective:     3
Total Credits: 15
Spring 2024 (3rd Spring)
Core Requirement: LASC Goal 8 SUST 421 Systems Thinking 3
Sustainability major elective: WI 200-level or higher     3
Sustainability major elective:     3
Minor/Second major elective:     3
Minor/Second major elective:     3
Total Credits: 15

 

Fourth: Fall 2024-Spring 2025

Curriculum Course Course Title Credits
Fall 2024 (4th Fall)
Core Requirement: LASC Goal 9 SUST 432 Environmental Dilemmas 3
Core Requirement: SUST 469 Internship 3
Core Requirement: SUST 492 Capstone Seminar 1
Sustainability major elective:     3
Minor/Second major elective:     3
Minor/Second major elective:     3
Total Credits: 16
Spring 2025 (4th Spring)
Sustainability major elective: WI 200-level or higher     3
Minor/Second major elective:     3
Minor/Second major elective:     3
Minor/Second major elective:     3
Minor/Second major elective:     3
Total Credits: 15